Archives for February 2013

Campbell’s Address Your Heart

Since I started getting Fit for Good, I've been making careful choices about what I eat. I cut out soda, reduced my sodium intake, and try to eat more fruits and vegetables every day. My absolute favorite chili recipe is from my mother. It tastes great and is easy to make. This is her original recipe.  Brown 1# ground beef and 1 1/4 cup minced onionAdd and cook 10 minutes:2 1/2 cups kidney beans 1 … [Read more...]

Turkey Porcupine Meatballs

The following is a post from contributing writer Andrea Green. Did you eat porcupine balls as a kid? Turkey Porcupine Meatballs are an update of that classic recipe. Using turkey instead of ground beef makes these porcupine balls lighter. Spinach and brown rice are added to up the nutritional value. Since this recipe calls for brown rice, I'd suggest cooking up a big batch at the beginning of the … [Read more...]

Real Food eBook Bundle of the Week

This week’s eBook bundle includes the resources you need to eat delicious, whole foods on a budget. Grab all 5 eBooks for only $7.40 (almost 90% savings!) and treat yourself to some great go-to resources packed full of recipes and tips to serve your family real food without breaking the budget or sacrificing taste.  The included 5 eBooks are: Real Food on a Real Budget by Stephanie … [Read more...]

Menu Plan

Well, we survived last week making breakfast and dinner for several extra teenagers each day. It now seems easy to only feed eight people this week! The nice thing about my menu this week, all the food is already in the freezer! Remember, doubling or tripling recipes and putting the extra meals in the freezer for hectic weeks is a great way to save time and money. If you need menu planning … [Read more...]

90 Meals for Less Than $1.25 Per Serving

The Happy Housewife's Spaghetti Pie is included in this flip book compiled by EBay deals: 90 Meals for Less than $1.25 Per Serving   … [Read more...]

Hungry Jack Use Up the Box: Time to Vote

Last year I shared with you a fun contest by Hungry Jack that challenged at home chefs to create fun recipes with leftover Hungry Jack mix. My go to recipe is always potato pancakes when I have leftover potatoes or potato flakes. I tried Hungry Jack's potato breakfast sandwiches and they were a huge hit! Now the content finalists have been chosen and it's time to vote. Hungry Jack Use Up … [Read more...]